Patricia A. “Patsy” Hernandez Lopez age 69 of San Angelo went to be with her Lord and Savior at her home, on July 8< 2020 surrounded by her family and loved ones.
Public viewing will be Tuesday 7/14/2020 from 9:00 AM until 8:00 PM at Robert Massie Funeral Home and the family will receive guest from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. We ask that everyone comply with the COVID-19 guidelines and regulations and wear a mask.
The funeral will be on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at 10:00 AM at Bethel Assembly of God with Rev. Israel Flores, Rev. Santos Becerra, Rev. Bernie Guevara and Rev. Aron Gonzales officiating. Burial will follow at Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Robert Massie Funeral Home.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Michael Fitchett, Joe Fernandez, Moses Fernandez, Joey Lara, John Ramos and Felix Martinez.
Patsy was born on December 19, 1950, in San Angelo to Angelita Hernandez Fitchett. She attended Jerusalem Assembly of God as a teenager and accepted Christ at the age of 14. Patsy married the love of her life, Roy S. Lopez on April 12, 1968, in San Angelo. The couple would spend the next fifty-two years sharing life together and raising their children and grandchildren in a love filled home.
She was a member Bethel Assembly of God for over twenty years, serving as a Sunday School teacher, Girl’s Ministry, Deacon and as church secretary.
Patsy was employed at R.G. Barry’s, Holiday Cleaners and at the San Angelo Health Department.
One of her proudest moments was being awarded the “Yellow Rose of Texas” Award by the former Texas Governor Rick Perry for her loyal and constant support of Roy’s service to the State through the Army National Guard.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Angelita; her stepfather Cirildo Fitchett; her brother, Donald Hernandez; and a sister, Esperanza “Hope” Campos.
Patsy is survived by her loving and devoted husband of fifty two years, Roy S. Lopez Sr; her daughter, Bernice Lopez; her two sons, Roy S. Lopez Jr and his wife Alicia and Israel Lopez Sr and his wife Maria “Susie”; his eight grandchildren, Iliana Ramos and her husband John, Briana Lewis, Jordan Lewis, Sierra Lopez, Kamille Lopez, Roy “Trey” S. Lopez III, Israel Lopez Jr, and Patricia Elizabeth “Liz” Lopez; 6 Great Grandchildren, Isaiah Green, Keylan Ford, Jaxson Ford, Justin Ford Jr, Mila Sarai Ford, and Donovan Martinez; Her siblings, Johnny Hernandez, Josue “Joseph” Garza and wife Kim, Ana M. Hedman and husband Marty, Liz Mihalovich and her husband Matthew, Cirildo Fitchett, Delia F. Perez, Joe Ray Fitchett,Willie Fitchett and David Martinez.
In addition to her family, Patsy had many other relatives and friends from all around, to include her brothers and sisters from church.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to those who lovingly cared for their mother over the years to include, Dr. Fernando Alcocer, Dr. Robert Prieto, Dr. Stephen W. Coates, Dr. William F. Whitehead III, Dr. Christopher Haddad, and Sarai Cox from Kindred Hospice. The family would also like to thank each family member and friend for their visits and prayers in their mother’s last days on this earth.
Patsy had one request, that her “homegoing” be a celebration of her life- vibrant and bright. She requested that no one wear black, but instead wear bright colorful clothing!
Please leave take a moment and leave the family a word of encouragement on the online guest register at www.robertmassie.com.